Cynthia O


Marion County, SC


  • Literature

Geographical Availability

  • Upstate
  • Midlands
  • PeeDee
  • Low Country


Artist Bio

Cynthia O is a creative word artist from South Carolina who enjoys seeing others soar to their greatest potential. Cynthia has 18 years of experience working with youth through school settings, after-school and summer programs, and at-risk youth. Cynthia has earned the following degrees: an Associate’s in Criminal Justice, Associate’s in Practice Nursing Technology, Bachelor’s in Psychology, and a Master’s in Psychology. Cynthia enjoys connecting with the community and offers volunteer services often. Cynthia O was awarded the Woman of Distinction Award in Marion County and was named the local winner of the Remarkable Women Award sponsored by WBTW 13 News. Cynthia has authored works for adults and children. Cynthia O founded a literacy program, The Royal Reading Experience, as an effort to increase reading among youth, assist youth in discovering their value, and recognize the value in their peers. Cynthia’s written works are also highlighted in VIP Magazine’s monthly magazines. Cynthia applies to her life an unforgettable creed through her part-time service with the United States Airforce: Integrity, Service, and Excellence.

Artist Statement

Cynthia O helps audiences move forward to the life that awaits them. Cynthia’s work inspires, ignites, and equips audiences for their next right move. Cynthia’s work ties directly in with personal development and social and emotional learning. Cynthia encourages audiences and readers to never stop dreaming, keep their cup full, always wear their crown, rule in excellence, and write it down/make it happen. Cynthia encourages others to understand the concept of purpose and to make intentional moves toward their desires. Cynthia provides a magical, interactive atmosphere for youth in elementary school and below. Cynthia engages middle school youth through personal development and foundational self-awareness concepts. Cynthia helps high school students to explore what is next for their futures beyond high school. Cynthia engages adult audiences through the concept of taking action toward their future and maximizing their gifts. Cynthia believes it is important for audiences and readers to discover their gifts and discover how to operate in those gifts.